Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 28/8/2020

Posted in : Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 28 August 2020
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Issues covered: Wage Subsidy Scheme; Remote Working; Covid-19 Adjusted Unemployment rate

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  • Almost 70% of employees would like to continue to work from home at least two days per week once Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.

  • However, another survey has found that remote working is the biggest wellbeing challenge facing Irish organisations.

  • At the end of June, the Covid-19 Adjusted Unemployment Rate was a terrifying 23.1%.

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